Learn attributes of scientific language

Learn attributes of scientific language

Regular price $19.00

What will you learn?

  1. Factors that influence readability of a document
  2. How to maintain objectivity and precision in scientific writing
  3. How to maintain clarity and coherence of scientific writing
  4. How to maintain simplicity and conciseness of scientific writing
  5. Incorporate ‘person and point of view’ in your document

Why should you enroll?

The characteristics of scientific language can be broadly identified as readability, objectivity and precision, clarity and coherence, simplicity and conciseness, and the person and point of view. Enroll in this course to study these attributes, use them in your writing, and submit publish-worthy manuscripts.

What topics will you cover?

Lecture 1: Introduction

Lecture 2: Objectives

Lecture 3: The Language of Science

Lecture 4: Readability

Lecture 5: Formulas for Readability

Lecture 6: Objectivity and Precision

Lecture 7: Clarity

Lecture 8: Coherence

Lecture 9: Relative Emphasis

Lecture 10: Simplicity and Conciseness

Lecture 11: Person and Point of View

Lecture 12: Style

Lecture 13: Summary